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Main Title Casarett and Doull's toxicology : the basic science of poisons /
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Author Title of a Work
Casarett, Louis J.
Doull, John,
Klaassen, Curtis D.
Publisher McGraw-Hill,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 123332037
ISBN 9780071470513; 0071470514
Subjects Toxicology ; Poisoning ; Poisons
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EJBM  RA1211.C296 2008 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 04/22/2016
EJDR REF RA1211.C296 2008 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 03/07/2013
EKAR REF RA1211.C296 2008 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 06/29/2021
EKBM REF RA1211.C296 2008 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 03/07/2019
EKDM  RA1211.C296 2008 CEMM/EPD Library/Athens,GA 11/13/2012 STATUS
ELAR REF RA1211.C296 2008 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 09/26/2008
ELBM  RA1211.C296 2008 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/09/2016 STATUS
EMAM  RA1211.C296 2008 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 01/06/2009
ENAR REF RA1211.C296 2008 Region 7 IRC Library/Kansas City,KS 09/12/2008
EOAR  RA1211.C296 2008 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 08/30/2011
ESAR  RA1211.C296 2008 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 02/02/2009
Edition 7th ed.
Collation xv, 1310 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Unit I: General principles of toxicology -- History and scope of toxicology / Michael A. Gallo -- Principles of toxicology / David L. Eaton and Steven G. Gilbert -- Mechanisms of toxicity / Zoltán Gregus -- Risk assessment / Elaine M. Faustman and Gilbert S. Omenn -- Unit II: Disposition of toxicants -- Absorption, Distribution, and excretion of toxicants / Lois D. Lehman-McKeeman -- Biotransformation of xenobiotics / Andrew Parkinson and Brian W. Ogilvie -- Toxicokinetics / Danny D. Shen- Unit III: Non-organ-directed toxicity -- Chemical carcinogens / James E. Klaunig and Lisa M. Kamendulis -- Genetic toxicology / R. Julian Preston and George R. Hoffmann -- Developmental toxicology / John M. Rogers and Robert J. Kavlock -- Unit IV: Target organ toxicity -- Toxic responses of the blood / John C. Bloom and John T. Brandt -- Toxic responses of the immune system / Norbert E. Kaminski [and others] -- Toxic responses of the liver / Hartmut Jaeschke -- Toxic responses of the kidney / Rick G. Schnellmann -- Toxic responses of the respiratory system / Hanspeter R. Witschi [and others] -- Toxic responses of the nervous system / Virginia C. Moser [and others] -- Toxic responses of the ocular and visual system / Donald A. Fox and William K. Boyes -- Toxic responses of the heart and vascular system / Y. James Kang -- Toxic responses of the skin / Robert H. Rice and Theodora M. Mauro -- Toxic responses of the reproductive system / Paul M.D. Foster and L. Earl Gray Jr. -- Toxic responses of the endocrine system / Charles C. Capen -- Unit V: Toxic agents -- Toxic effects of pesticides / Lucio G. Costa -- Toxic effects of metals / Jie Liu, Robert A. Goyer, and Michael P. Waalkes -- Toxic effects of solvents and vapors / James V. Bruckner, S. Satheesh Anand, and D. Alan Warren -- Health effects of radiation and radioactive materials / Naomi H. Harley -- Properties and toxicities of animal venoms / John B. Watkins, III -- Toxic effects of plants / Stata Norton -- Unit VI: Environmental toxicology -- Air pollution / Daniel L. Costa -- Ecotoxicology / Richard T. Di Giulio and Michael C. Newman -- Unit VII: Applications of toxicology -- Food toxicology / Frank N. Kotsonis and George A. Burdock -- Analytic/forensic toxicology / Alphonse Poklis -- Clinical toxicology / Louis R. Cantilena Jr. -- Occupational toxicology / Peter S. Thorne. "Long established as the gold standard in the field, Casarett & Doull's Toxicology equips you with an unsurpassed understanding of modern toxicology, including the principles, concepts, mechanisms, and modes of thought that are the foundation of the discipline. The new edition features many new contributors, new content on chemical terrorism, and is updated throughout."--Publisher description.